Sports: Duke

Feb. 28, 2015 @ 05:49 PM

Back on the diamond: Duke shuts out Rider in 11, moves to 7-1

Freshman Evan Dougherty laced an RBI single up the middle in the bottom of the 11th to break a scoreless stalemate and send Duke past Rider, 1-0, Saturday afternoon at Jack Coombs Field. Duke improved to 7-1 with the win while Rider fell to 2-3.

Feb. 28, 2015 @ 02:48 PM

Duke's Cutcliffe likes what he sees in spring ‘game’

It isn’t spring and it wasn’t a game, but Duke held its version of a spring football game Saturday morning.

Feb. 27, 2015 @ 11:00 PM

Duke's mettle has it ready for March

The Blue Devils (25-3, 12-3) sit alone in second place in the ACC standings, the products of an eight-game winning streak they’ll carry into a league game with Syracuse today (7 p.m., ESPN).

Feb. 26, 2015 @ 09:37 PM

Georgia Tech women end 37-game skid vs. No. 16 Duke

Kaela Davis scored 24 points, Zaire O'Neil and Aaliyah Whiteside added 12 points apiece and Georgia Tech snapped a 37-game series losing streak to Duke, beating the No. 16 Blue Devils 71-62 on Thursday night.


Feb. 26, 2015 @ 12:29 PM

Tough trip results in another Duke win

Duke rallies to win eighth consecutive game, clinches double-round bye for ACC Tournament

Feb. 26, 2015 @ 02:03 AM

Okafor, Cook help Duke survive Virginia Tech

Freshman center returns from injury to score a season-high 30, Cook adds 26 as Blue Devils win in overtime

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 07:57 PM

Hurricanes trade Tlusty, Sekera

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 07:45 PM

Duke roars by Eagles

NCCU got on the board first with Eric Kimber scoring off a wild pitch in the first, but Duke came roaring back with a run in every subsequent inning to win 12-1.

Feb. 23, 2015 @ 07:40 PM

Duke's Okafor back at practice

Star freshman takes another step toward returning from sprained ankle

Feb. 23, 2015 @ 11:50 AM

Coach K: Okafor ankle improved

Star freshman center could be on practice court later Monday

Feb. 22, 2015 @ 05:30 PM

Boone fighting uphill battle in NFL quest

A big winner at Duke, Boone has hurdles to clear to make it in professional football

Feb. 22, 2015 @ 05:10 PM

Duke suffers unsightly loss at N.C. State

Blue Devils drop second consecutive, leaving McCallie frustrated

Feb. 21, 2015 @ 08:25 PM

Coach K on Okafor: ‘Just wasn’t ready’; hopes for Wed. return

As much as Jahlil Okafor wanted to play for Duke on Saturday against Clemson, coach Mike Krzyzewski said it just didn’t make medical sense. But the Duke coach said the injury isn't particularly serious and hopes Okafor can return against Virginia Tech on Wednesday.

Feb. 21, 2015 @ 08:16 PM

‘SPECTACULAR’: As Okafor sits, Duke rides 7-man rout of Clemson

A tough game following an emotional win got tougher for No. 4 Duke before it even started on Saturday. All-American center Jahlil Okafor spent Saturday on the bench in street clothes with a boot protecting his injured foot. Instead of faltering, the Blue Devils produced a win that greatly pleased their Hall of Fame coach.


Feb. 21, 2015 @ 03:50 PM

Duke: Okafor to sit out today's home game against Clemson ... Developing ...

Duke says freshman center Jahlil Okafor will not play Saturday against Clemson due to an ankle injury. The Blue Devils and Tigers are scheduled to tip-off at Cameron Indoor Stadium at 4:10 p.m.